Oklahoma Chick-fil-A Restaurants Honor Educators with FREE Chick-n-Strips

Apr 29, 2009, 13:49 ET from Chick-fil-A

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 29 /PRNewswire/ --

    WHAT:  All Chick-fil-A(R) restaurants in Oklahoma are honoring educators
           on Teacher Appreciation Day, May 5.  Educators who show their
           school identification will receive free Chick-fil-A(R)
           Chick-n-Strips (three-count) at any area restaurant from 10:30
           a.m. to the restaurant's close.

           "As the school year comes to a close, we want to honor those in
           the education system who tirelessly commit themselves to the
           teaching of our local students," said Jill Quarles, Chick-fil-A
           Marketing Consultant.  "As a small token of our appreciation,
           we're thanking them for their efforts with free Chick-n-Strips!"

           This market's participation in Teacher Appreciation Day is part of
           a long-standing tradition of the Chick-fil-A chain's commitment to
           education.  The company has awarded nearly $25 million in
           scholarship awards to nearly 25,000 Chick-fil-A team members since
           the inception of the Chick-fil-A Leadership Scholarship 35 years
           ago.  Despite the economic downturn, the chain's commitment to
           helping its team members remains unchanged with plans to award
           more than $1.4 million in $1,000 scholarships this year.

    WHEN:  Teacher Appreciation Day, Tuesday, May 5
           10:30 a.m. - close

    WHERE: All Oklahoma Chick-fil-A restaurants
           Contact your local store to verify participation

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